Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices†
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Corresponding Author: Carolyn B. Bridges, MD, Immunization Services Division, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS A-19, Atlanta, GA 30333; e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule, by vaccine and age group.1
See Footnotes section.
Vaccines that might be indicated for adults based on medical and other indications.1
Contraindications and Precautions to Commonly Used Vaccines in Adults
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Dr. Sandra Fryhofer, a member of ACP's Immunization Committee, discusses the 2013 Adult Immunization Schedule.
Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices†. Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule: United States, 2013* . Ann Intern Med. 2013;158:191–199. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-158-3-201302050-00584
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2013;158(3):191-199.
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